On November 1st, I’ll be having my left kidney removed (background), because there is a 10cm diameter metastasis attached to it. I’d love to show you some pictures, but I don’t currently have a CD of recent scans. I hope to get one in the next few days. The operation will be done at the excellent Royal Marsden hospital in London, so our family is moving down there for a week or so. They hope to do it laparoscopically (keyhole), but scars from previous operations might mean that’s not possible. My surgeon says it’s 50/50. If they have to do open surgery, recovery time will be a bit longer.
Fortunately, God gave me two kidneys, so I don’t anticipate this producing any long-term problems. However, I will be less involved in Mozilla things for a few days.
Good luck, Gervase.
I’ll be thinking about you and am looking forward to hearing about how your recovery is going.
Good luck, Gerv!
I hope that all goes well for you, Gerv. Take care. – A
Best of luck Gerv!
Good luck Gerv! We’ll be thinking of you :-)
Best wishes Gerv.
Reading this a bit late, but belated best wishes.